The police at Flint have defected.

They, under order of their chief, have laid down their weapons and taken off their helmets and have joined in protesting and marching.

it doesn't feel pity, or remorse, or heterosexuality

Listen. And understand. That robot girl is out there. It can't be bargained with. It can't be reasoned with. It doesn't feel pity, or remorse, or fear. And it absolutely will not stop, ever, until you are gay.

\ ['im gay'],
\ ['remember, always, that you are beloved.'],
\ ['if the zoo bans me for hollering at the animals i will face god and walk backwards into hell', '', '- @dril'],
\ ['Everything happens so much', '', '- @horse_ebooks'],
\ ['Most of you are familiar with the virtues of a programmer. There are three, of course: laziness, impatience, and hubris.', '', '- Larry Wall'],
\ ['Escape will make me God.', '', '- Durandal'],
\ ['Time is the school in which we learn,', 'Time is the fire in which we burn.’, '', '- Delmore Schwartz'],
\ ['It takes long winter nights to teach a girl how to cultivate within herself invincible summer days.', '', '- Ticker'],

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can't really think of quotes that have a profound personal significance to me at the moment

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['Most of you are familiar with the virtues of a programmer. There are three, of course: laziness, impatience, and hubris.', '', '- Larry Wall'],

i'm keeping this one because it's one of my favorites

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i need a bunch of quotes to put in my vim-startify fortunes

find -exec (and its cousin, find -print0 | xargs -0) are some of my favorite tools in my unix shell scripting repertoire, especially when combined with perl -pi -e

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in retrospect i think `ag -0l interstellar | xargs -0 perl -pi -e 's/interstellar/vale/g'` would've been better

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(i accidentally wound up mangling the .git *internals*. fortunately it was reversible.)

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❯ find . -type f -exec perl -pi -e 's/interstellar/vale/g' {} \;
❯ git status
fatal: unknown index entry format 0x2f760000

oooops

no one is free of bad opinions.

you can be a great person and occasionally still run across Some Bullshit buried deep within you because you grew up in a society that is FULL of fucked-up opinions about POC (esp. BIPOC), queer people, trans people, fat people, disabled people, etc.

when people call you out for this, your job is to listen and sit with what you have been told, not to kneejerk and pull away.

you want to talk about doing the work? *that's* the work.

kink trashpost 

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